Sri Lanka pick ambidextrous bowler in T20 squad

2018-10-22 16:00
Kamindu Mendis (Getty Images)
Kamindu Mendis (Getty Images)

Colombo - Sri Lanka on Monday included a 20-year-old ambidextrous bowler in their 15-member squad for the one-off Twenty20 match against England.

Kamindu Mendis was brought into the squad to be led by Thisara Perera for Saturday's match under lights at the Premadasa International Stadium in Colombo.

Sri Lanka T20 squad

Thisara Perera (captain), Dinesh Chandimal, Niroshan Dickwella, Kusal Perera, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Kamindu Mendis, Isuru Udana, Lasith Malinga, Akila Dhananjaya, Dushmantha Chameera, Kasun Rajitha, Lakshan Sandakan, Nuwan Pradeep

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